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[Indiana] Smoking by any other name: Popularity of e-Cigs growing in Morgan County as marketers appeal to youth with new terms ($$)

Martinsville (IN) Reporter-Times
added Aug 24, 2016 13:40

[Indiana] Survey shows lower levels of youth e-cigarette use, but experts still concerned

"We are concerned by the numbers of youth using electronic vapor products, as well as traditional tobacco products, such as cigarettes," Indiana Prevention Resource Center executive director Ruth Gassman said. "All tobacco or nicotine-based products have
Medical Xpress (
added Aug 23, 2016 22:06

GLANTZ: After 7 consecutive weeks of smokefree youth-rated movies, Hollywood falls of the wagon

After 7 consecutive weeks of smokefree youth-rated movies, Hollywood falls of the wagon with Viacom’s Florence Foster Jenkins, which has more than 50 tobacco incidents. It was good while it lasted.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Aug 23, 2016 14:52

[Maine] VIDEO: Bangor council approves ban on smoking in city parks

City Councilors approved a controversial ban on smoking in the city's parks Monday night. The 8-1 vote followed much debate among councilors as well as members of the public. The dissenting vote of Councilor David Nealley was due to concerns of enforcem
WLBZ 2 (Bangor, ME)
added Aug 23, 2016 13:26

[Maine] Bangor passes ban on smoking in city parks geared toward kids

city councilors on Monday night approved a ban on smoking in city parks that includes playgrounds, swimming pools, ball fields and other amenities geared toward children. The move, which was approved 8-1, was intended to protect children and families from
Bangor (ME) Daily News
added Aug 23, 2016 13:25

[UK] Ban on smoking in playgrounds?

Smoking in children’s playgrounds and engaging in ‘inappropriate’ behaviour in certain public buildings could all be banned if North Somerset Council brings in new legislation next year. The council wants to introduce public space protection orders to cr
Weston Mercury (uk)
added Aug 23, 2016 13:12

[Missouri] Local Bill Introduced to Raise Tobacco Sales Age to 21 in St. Louis County

Local public health organizations and healthcare institutions support legislation introduced today by St. Louis County Councilman, Dr. Sam Page that would prohibit the sale of tobacco products to anyone under the age of 21 in St. Louis County. The Tobacco
PR Newswire
added Aug 22, 2016 21:27

GLANTZ: The evidence that e-cigs are expanding the cigarette market by recruiting kids just keeps piling up

they found that the effects were biggest in the low risk kids. In particular, if blows away the assertion made by e-cig enthusiasts that kids who start with e-cigs would be smoking conventional cigarettes anyway.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Aug 22, 2016 13:51

TV Ratings for Parents Let Violence, Drinking Slip Through

Parents should take industry television ratings with a grain of salt, since they don't always reflect the true amount of violence, smoking...shows rated for preteens and teenagers displayed just as much smoking and drinking as adult-rated shows, according
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 22, 2016 13:42

SIEGEL: New Study Purports to Show that E-Cigs are a Gateway to Smoking, But Provides No Evidence to Support that Conclusion

I do want to note that I agree with the overall study recommendations, which include providing education to youth about the potential health risks of both vaping and smoking, taking efforts to keep e-cigarettes out of the hands of youth, and restricting
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Aug 22, 2016 13:40
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